Our Values



Compassion

We seek to understand our clients and act without judgment.

Empowerment

We seek to empower our clients so they can independently transition back to the community.

Collaboration

We recognise that no one service can solve the complex issues our clients experience and therefore seek to work with partners to create a network of support around our clients.

Community based

We work within the local community and respect the country and traditional owners.

Accountability

We measure our results and review our performance to ensure our standards are of the highest quality.

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Culturally focused case work

Ms H entered Guthrie House from Nepean Hospital Detoxificaton Unit in March 2016. She is an Aboriginal woman who upon entering Guthrie House was shy, timid and lacking in any self confidence. The Aboriginal Support Worker engaged with Ms H and she attended all ..

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Agency collaboration

Ms S was pregnant when she entered Guthrie House having been collected by staff from prison in January 2016. She had been referred to Guthrie House by Domestic Violence NSW, Blacktown Office. Prior to her incarceration Ms S was residing with a violent partner.  ..

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Our Purpose


To provide a holistic residential program for women involved in the criminal justice system and their accompanying children, to successfully transition to the community.